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Overview

It is a postgraduate degree in healthcare management and is a 2 years course. The program is imparted by means of a variety of teaching/learning techniques, including lectures, case discussions, practical exercises, lab work, field visits, seminars, journal clubs, collaborative learning, group discussions, assignments, hands-on training, internship, and dissertation. The main idea for this is to create a good health condition for all through training, education and research. 

Requirements

For doing a master’s degree in public health one need to score 3.0 GPA in his undergraduate score and at least one year of working experience in public sector.  Different degree of public health needs a different area of expertise. 

Course details

It is studied with relation to other international aspects as well. It involves a lot of research regarding the development of new methods to prevent disease, reformative actions and promote health and well-being.

Jobs 

They can work for health care sector but can also provide their work in private as well as public sector. There is diversity of jobs they can further opt for. Some of the prime areas are –

  • Health administration and community health
  • Health education
  • Health policy
  • Environmental health
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology

The jobs would ask for the following roles –

  • Epidemiologists
  • Health educators
  • Medical and health service managers
  • Behavioral health scientists
  • Biostatistician

Salary details

Starting salary will depend upon a lot of factors. But the average salary for some jobs will be-

  • Epidemiologists: $61,300
  • Health educators: $44,000
  • Medical and health service managers: $80,000
  • Behavioral health scientists: $68,000
  • Biostatistician: $75,000

Top universities

  • The University of Sydney, Australia
  • La Trobe University, Australia 
  • Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
  • The University of Adelaide, Australia
  • University of Glasgow, U.K

Scope

If you are having immense love for people and society around you and wants their life and place a better area to live in. As the development and research are going on in this area it has even created a lot of help for people in general and is also creating large exchange value in the country as people would always invest in living a good life. 

Top colleges for M.P.H by location

  • La Trobe University, Plenty Rd & Kingsbury Dr, Bundoora VIC 3086, Australia 
  • The University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW 2006, Australia
  • Auckland University of Technology 55 Wellesley St E, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand
  • The University of Adelaide,  Adelaide SA 5005, Australia
  • University of Glasgow, University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, U.K

Course Details

Level 

Post graduate

Duration

2 years

Type 

Masters  

Eligibility

Completed bachelors with 3.0 GPA

Admission Process

  • Decide the college/university you want to apply in.
  • Download and fill up the application process carefully. There can be many numbers of forms depending upon colleges.
  • The main exams are the GRE/GMAT entrance test but there can be other entrance exams depending upon the universities.
  • Prepare and send the required paper works to the universities you are applying in long with the application form

Course fee

$ 30,560.00 approx annually 

Average Salary

Starting salary can be $40k-$90k

Position offered

Epidemiologists, Health educators, Medical and health service managers, Behavioral health scientists, Biostatistician

 

Top Universities 

The most important task is to do the research properly before applying to any universities. Find the appropriate college according to your own criteria. Some good colleges are:

COLLEGE

LOCATION

  • The University of Sydney 

Camperdown NSW 2006, Australia 

  • La Trobe University

Plenty Rd & Kingsbury Dr, Bundoora VIC 3086, Australia 

  • Auckland University of Technology

55 Wellesley St E, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand

  • The University of Adelaide 

Adelaide SA 5005, Australia

.

  • University of Glasgow

University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, U.K



 

Requirements and Eligibility

For enrolling into any recognized universities students needs to comply with their respective rules and fulfil some criteria. All given criteria are needed to be achieved in order to enrol in their respective colleges. 

Academic criteria

The student must have graduated from a recognised university/school.

Exams

  • Must have passed with GPA 3.0 in bachelor’s program.
  • Although you might have to give other entrance exams preferred for the specific colleges as per requirement.

Work experience

At least one year of experience in the health department

Others  

  • Letter of Recommendation
  • CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Student Visa

Fees, Average Fees, etc

The average fee may vary from colleges to colleges though it will be around $20k to $60k semester wise. The other costs also include the living expenses, stationary expenses and all. You should try and opt for scholarships. 

 

College 

Tuition and fees

The University of Sydney

AUD $46,500 



La Trobe University

A$35,000.00 (16,92,747) per year

 

Auckland University of Technology

NZ$35,820.00 (16,31,859) per year

 

The university of Adelaide 

A$42,000.00 (20,31,296) per year

 

University of Glasgow 

£21,020.00 (18,47,893) per year

 

Career scope

It is very helpful and public oriented course and results in the benefits of others and society and also helps gains experience. The career scope is very wide and open to options. Careers options can be such-

  • Health administration and community health
  • Health education
  • Health policy
  • Environmental health
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology

 

Job and Salary 

Positions

Salary Per year

HealthCare Administrator

$103,680

HealthCare Informatics Specialist

$92,810

Epidemiologist

$60,000

Public Health Project Management

$56,619

Health and Safety Engineers

$86,720